Tag Archives: Feather loss

Understanding the Molting Process

by McMurray Staff Molting is a natural process that chickens go through annually so they can replenish and replace their feathers. Chickens need to grow new feathers to allow them to effectively regulate their body temperature especially those in colder environments. … Continue reading

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New Chicken Keeping Articles | July 16, 2015

This week’s Articles for Chicken Keepers, by Chicken Keepers. A collection of chicken keeping articles from across the web archived in one convenient library on our menu bar. Have an article to submit? Send it for consideration to amyichi@yahoo.com with … Continue reading

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Ridding the Chickens of Hitchhikers

Well it’s my turn to deal with poultry mites!  This is a new problem for me, so after much research on how to rid my flock of parasites, this article by the Chicken Chick was the one I chose for … Continue reading

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